Timothy John "Tim" Berners-Lee , KBE (born June 8 , 1955 in London , England ) is the inventor of the World Wide Web and director of the World Wide Web Consortium , which oversees its continued development. Informally, in technical circles, he is sometimes called "TimBL" or "TBL".
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Technological History (10 years of technological evolution) 1800-1900 Agriculture & Industrial Revolution WW II Cold War ARPANET -military manufacturing plant 40’s 60’s 80’s 90’s-2XXX Birth of internet Ideas prototype Software Revolution Office Automation Hardware PCs Microsoft Formed Internet commercialized The Internet Boom 1996-1999!! Netscape Amazon Yahoo! Browser Wars The Next Next Thing?
The World Wide Web (" WWW " or simply the " Web ") is a system of interlinked, hypertext documents that runs over the Internet . With a Web browser , a user views Web pages that may contain text , images , and other multimedia and navigates between them using hyperlinks . The Web was created around 1990 by the Englishman Tim Berners-Lee working at CERN in Geneva , Switzerland .